1979 Jeep CJ7 User Reviews

1979 Jeep CJ7 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 5 reviews

  • Performance:3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars 3.8 / 5
  • Appearance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5

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Bob writes:
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5

Pros

It can go just about any where I care to take it.

Cons

Could use a little more horse power.

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Alot Of Fun For The Right Person. — Has 3 inch body lift 6 inch suspension lift (sping over axle) sits on 31 inch off road tires. Use on offroad trails, camping and canoeing. It handles not bad on the highway but is much better in the bush.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Richard writes:
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Pros

It never quits.

Cons

It does not drive like a car. the center of gravity is about 10 inches higher than any passenger vehicle. You DO NOT corner abruptly.

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Not Your Common Vehicle. — I have owned this baby for 20 years now. It turned 30 in November of 2008. As far as I am concerned, it will be with me for the rest of my life. This is not a common vehicle, and it is not for common people.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Dirck writes:
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5

Pros

Small and agile

Cons

the heat didn't work

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79 Cj-7 — It's a 28 year old Jeep I bought very cheep and need a lot of work but I did most to all of the work myself. It was a rare jeep with the 258 inline six with a automatic transmission and full time 4X4 so the gas mileage wasn't the greatest but for something that old ok.

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Jeff writes:
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4

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Learned a lot about life in this little Jeep

Cons

Learned a lot about life in this little Jeep

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Great Jeep — I traded my 1964.5 Mustang for this 1979 Jeep CJ7 while I was in high school. My father purchased the Jeep and I was still working on the Mustang restoration when I made the trade deal with my Dad. This Jeep was so much fun. I had her on 3 wheels, 2 wheels, and 0 wheels (yes, airborne) many times while 4-wheeling. The Jeep inflicted much physical pain to my body while doing stupid stuff as a high school student who didnt know better. I learned a lot about life, pain, and repair bills with this Jeep.

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Roberto writes:
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Pros

everything

Cons

um, not made for speeding. but it makes up for it in every way

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Kool — really reliable car. 4x4, cool for just about anything. cant really go fast on free way since it is made for power not speed. stck shift. chyeah

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1986 Jeep CJ7 Reviews

Great By Kyle

350 horses in a 2800 pound mudder, you do the math. It is sitting on thirty five inch tires. eight and a half inches of lift. leafs springs all around. full length headers bolted to glasspack mufflers... Read More

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IT could have been the funnest car If I only had more time with it. I hope to get another one. jeep had made my life fun and adventerous and I want that back. Its A Jepp thing you wouldn't understand Read More

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1985 Jeep CJ7 Reviews

easy to build/ modify. factory engine performace is ok to decent for the time, electronic carb leaves much to be desired relatively cheap to mantain but can easily get pricey once modifications have b... Read More

Unstoppable By Justin

almost 1/4 million miles and going strong! sure the body rotted away long ago and was replaced with a 4wd Hardware glass tub but the trusty 258 amc six has never let me down! and what better feelind t... Read More

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1984 Jeep CJ7 Reviews

Sweet By jLaman

I have had this jeep since it was new and I have never had it off the road except driving around a pasture on ranch. I have pulled a 17' bass boat with it a few times. It has been a great ride. Th... Read More

My 84 Cj7 Jeep By Wayne

strong working jeep an always started right up regardless how long it sat, be it for 2 weeks to 4 years. It had 2 clutches, 1 radiator, 3 paint jobs, an some bondo. the paint was regular white anti ... Read More

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1983 Jeep CJ7 Reviews

Real Offroader By George

most fun there is,good community builder,your a fan or not but it gives you great freedom.spare parts a pretty common and pretty low prices to buy,fun is great and a super cruiser in the summer with... Read More

It's A Jeep Thing! By Aaron

I like everything about it. Just need to finish it with a new paint job. As they say dont follow me you will get stuck. Good gas mileage, fun to drive. And the best thing is you can drive around tople... Read More

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1982 Jeep CJ7 Reviews

Reliable Adventure Seeker By Dennis

If you are looking for a commuter car, this isn't it. I get 15MPG city & HWY. On road manners are borderline treacherous. Don't buy this car for your 16 year old daughter to drive to school. Old J... Read More

My Main Ride... By Aldea

It's fun, it's paid for, people think I'm either very cool or completely crazy to drive it, and since the gas gauge is broken, life is full of surprises! I wouldn't trade it for anything.. well, I'... Read More

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